The Oldest Deli In Minnesota Will Take You Straight To Sandwich Heaven

Minnesota may not have a deli on every block like some of the biggest cities in the United States. But that doesn’t mean the Land of 10,000 Lakes isn’t home to more than a few of these delicious sandwich shops. From what we can tell, the oldest deli in Minnesota is Cecil’s Deli in St. Paul. This long-standing spot has been serving up heavenly sandwiches for nearly 100 years, and it’s still going strong. Read on to learn about this St. Paul landmark and its mouthwatering food.

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Want to learn more about this historic deli? Take a look at the Cecil’s Deli website and Facebook page. And if you’re a sandwich lover, be sure to check out our list of the 12 best places to get a sandwich in Minnesota.